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John J Oleksa
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Birth: Feb. 3, 1925
Custer City
McKean County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 16, 2009
Bradford
McKean County
Pennsylvania, USA

John J. Oleksa, 84, formerly of Limestone, NY, was a son of the late Michael and Susan (Yaros) Oleksa.
On June 18, 1949 in Bradford he married Helen A. (Hopkins) Oleksa who died March 7, 2001.
Mr. Oleksa was a 1943 graduate of Bradford High School. He enlisted in the US ARMY served during WW II, he was wounded and awarded the Purple Heart, then honorably discharged. He was a charter member of the Medical Air Services Association.
He had been employed at Dresser Manufacturing Co. for more than 35 years retiring in 1989. He was a member of St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church where he assisted with the Lawn Fete and served on the Parish Council. He and his wife enjoyed square dancing with the Bells and Beaus Square Dance Club, traveling and wintering in Ocala FL.
Mr. Oleksa is survived by two daughters; Deborah C. (John) Bigler and Sharon Armstrong, one son; John S. Oleksa, 5 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, two brothers; Joseph Oleksa, and Paul Oleksa, and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, one brother: Michael Oleksa and two sisters: Anna Coldren and Mary Seaward.
Burial in St. Patrick's Cemetery. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Helen A Hopkins Oleksa (1929 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Nearer my God to thee
 
Burial:
Saint Patricks Catholic Cemetery
Limestone
Cattaraugus County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Tom Schoening
Originally Created by: MSue
Record added: Sep 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42396065
John J Oleksa
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John J Oleksa
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 Added: Aug. 26, 2010
 
 
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